Yolo Ru is an artist and former athlete born in Trinidad and Tobago, raised in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Yolo Ru, his mother, and younger brother Koon Ru relocated to America when he was a teenager for more opportunities.
Yolo Ru credits his mother and Jay-Z as his greatest influences and applied their principles of determination to teach himself how to record, mix, engineer, and developed a plan to release their music.
One day while recording, the police arrested Koon Ru for the murder charge mid song and he was handed 7 years. This prompted Yolo Ru to commit to keeping their dreams of being musicians active and the Ru Gang brand was born.
"Make Moves Quietly and Let The Impact Be Loud!!” This is a saying that Yolo Ru lives by and it is evident in his music. Yolo Ru’s most recent releases, “Got It On Me” and “Enemies” have amassed millions of plays on streaming platforms and YouTube, and he has worked with the likes of Duke Deuce, Toosie, Idontknojeffery, and DJ Swamp Izzo. 2022 will embark on the Ru Gang brothers" 12 plus year journey in music and they continue to self-fund their careers and brands.
After landing his first few TV Sync Licensing Deals, Nune Aka Mr. Propane is set to be a real contender in the music Industry. His songs "Champion" and "Mr. Propane" caught the ears of multiple Publishing agencies landing him spots to get his songs aired in film and sports television. If you are wondering if this artist has the talent then those deals are all the proof…See More
December 7, 2023 at 6:30pm to December 31, 2023 at 12am
As we approach the beginning of a new year I would like to personally thank all of those who were kind enough to vote for GALLEON in the Opening Act musical competition. I am proud that we advanced to the fourth round of voting. Unfortunately we did not place high enough in the voting to advance to the fifth round. Again, thank you all for your kind and strong support, and as they say in baseball, WAIT TIL' NEXT YEAR! I would also like to point out that those living in the Stone Mountain/Pine…See More
"Just wanted to follow up on my answer on definitely collaborating with some of your artists out there whatever you need. Feature, beats, they are all one of a kind originals, no samples and I got 11 artists that can all and will all collaborate but…"
GALLEON will be performing at the annual ElZig Christmas Spectacular on Saturday evening December 23rd at the OnStage Theater in Decatur, GA. This year's event will benefit the Food Bank and animal-care services. The show begins promptly at 7:00 p.m. EST, which is when GALLEON will perform (we're the opening act as always). So come early and stay late ... a splendid time is guaranteed for all!See More